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  1. Public Schools
    A
  2. Housing
    B+
  3. Nightlife
    B+
  4. Good for Families
    A
  5. Diversity
    B
  6. Jobs
    B-
  7. Weather
    B-
  8. Cost of Living
    B+
  9. Health & Fitness
    B+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  11. Commute
    B+
McCracken County is located in Kentucky with a population of 65,284. McCracken County is one of the best places to live in Kentucky. In McCracken County, most residents own their homes. In McCracken County there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in McCracken County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in McCracken County are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$138,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$701
National
$949
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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McCracken County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    151
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    83.4
    40.7
  • Robbery
    95.4
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    747
    500.1
  • Theft
    4,378.4
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    353.6
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%

Working in McCracken County

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$44,486
National
$55,322

McCracken County Reviews

1 review
This site has the average rent all wrong!!!! For a decent place to rent it’s anywhere from $850-$1250 or more
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